A Dog's Purpose

2017
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Title: A Dog's Purpose

Original Title: A Dog's Purpose

Year: 2017

Info

Release Dates

  • UK: May 05 2017
  • United States: January 27 2017

Plot

Based on a novel of success, the story centers on Bailey (among many other names), a dog that is reincarnated in a puppy, and in turn has in his head the question that many humans are constantly asked, what is the meaning of the life? Over the years he will ask what the meaning of his existence is, while helping his various owners, but always with the intention of meeting him first.

The film speaks to us from the perspective of the dog and most of the time we hear the characters speak from the perception of the dog. It is a dramatic film, but at the same time with a touch of humor.

The film is directed by Lasse Hallström ('Chocolat') and written by Cathryn Michon. Josh Gad as the voice of the dog, and actors known as Britt Robertson, Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton.

Cast

Director:

Lasse Hallström Lasse Hallström

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Trivia

¿What Happened?

Josh Gad contacted with Amblin Entertainment and Universal Pictures for figure out what was happening with the filtration of video, where some dogs were suffering.

Fifth

This will be the fifth time Josh Gad has done a voiceover performance for a major motion picture.

Controversy film

Prior to theatrical release, controversy arose when behind the scenes footage surfaced and appeared to show some dogs suffering. As a result of the leaked footage, the film?s premiere was canceled in U.S.

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